July 4, 2012

Root wins back-to-back Freedom 5K titles

Ryan Root, from Champaign, IL, runs in the Freedom 5

July 4, 2012 - Urbana, IL - With a comfortable lead on the entire field of runners, Ryan Root, from Champaign, IL, cruises along the course during the annual Champaign-Urbana Freedom 5K. Root finished first overall with a time of 15:29. The former Centennial distance runner knocked nearly 45 seconds off his 2011 winning time for the overall champion title. Click here to discover more photos of Root in our files and follow this link to the entire gallery of photos from the 2012 Freedom 5K.